Pydio (formerly AjaXplorer) is a mature open source software solution for file sharing and synchronization. With intuitive user interfaces (web / mobile / desktop), Pydio provides enterprise-grade features to gain back control and privacy of your data: user directory connectors, legacy filesystems drivers, comprehensive admin interface, and much more.
File sharing between different internal users and across other Pydio instances
WebDAV file server
Creation of dedicated workspaces, for each line of business / project / client, with a dedicated user rights management for each workspace
File-sharing with external users (private links, public links, password protection, download limitation, etc.)
Online viewing and editing of documents with Collabora Office
Preview and editing of image files
Integrated audio and video reader
Client applications are available for all major desktop and mobile platforms
Navigate to the
page and search for Application Manager
icon to open the installation window and tap Install to start the installation process. Once the installation is complete, click
icon to open the Access Info page. Then click to access Go To Application
Navigate to the
Application Manager page and search for
icon to open the Access Info page for
mysql and grab mysql
MySQL Host, MySQL User and Password.
Again search for
pydio and click
icon to open the Access Info page. Note down Server URL and Database Name.
button to open the inital setup page for pydio. Configure Pydio
Default language and click Start Wizard.
Application Title and Welcome Message. Click Next.
Username and Password for administrator account. Click Next.
Configure database connection by using the values from
step 2 and step 3. Click Test DB Connection.
Server URL from step 3 in the field of Detected Server URL. Click Install Pydio.
Once the installation is complete, you will get a message like below.
step 3 and click button to access pydio. Go To Application Click the top left
icon and then click Settings.
Create new workspace and configure as following.
Workspace based on:
Choose Storage Driver:
File System (Standard)
Driver Options > Path:
Set Generic Options > Label:
Close the configuration window and open pydio homepage. Your storage will be listed like below.